Boogie Woogie: Introduction

Boogie woogie is improvisational piano music that is defined by the following key elements:

You hear lots of boogie woogie influence in blues, pop, rock, jazz, and country music. If you play any of these styles, it is absolutely essential that you master some definitive Boogie Woogie vocabulary that includes bass patterns and right hand licks. These lessons will expand your musical awareness, vastly improve your technique, give you insight into improvisation, and greatly boost your confidence at the piano. Even for those who have no particular interest in boogie woogie, the technique and interpretation insights you learn here will pay enormous dividends when applied to any other style of music. Enjoy!